Goldies were ROCKIN IT at the Mini Boccia competition this week, finishing in 4th place out of 15 schools. Their precision, aim and concentration nearly earned them medals and we are very proud of them.
Bronze Ambassadors September 2017
4 of our Go Active Squad attended Bronze Ambassador training run by the Barnet Partnership for School Sport at Allianz Park. They learned a variety of different skills in leadership, setting up games and preparation. They will be feeding back to the rest of the Go Active Squad and trying out their newly learnt skills in their clubs this week.
New Age Kurling July 2017
Congratulations to these guys who were crowned champions at the Kurling competition yesterday!!
KS! Multi-Sports Tournament May 2017
Congratulations to our Mini Movers who won the All For Sport competition at Burnt Oak Leisure Centre this week! They took part in races, throwing with accuracy, shooting and jumping activities.
Girls Football April 2017
Girls' football is thriving at Goldbeaters. The year 3 team made it to the Quarter-Finals of the Non-Stop Action tournament whilst the school team finished 3rd in the league and runners up in the cup! This Girl definitely CAN at Goldies!!
Goldbeaters came in at 3rd place, narrowly missing runners up and winners by 3 and 7 points respectively! With 8 children all competing in the 600m. 100m, long jump and vortex throw these children shoed themselves to be complete all rounders! Well done to our outstanding athletes!
Basketball domination continues April 2017
With the Basketball Shine Academy well established the Gold Star Federation secured Gold, Silver and Bronze at the Barnet South tournament. One step closer to the London Youth Games!
Fantastic football from our Year 1 and 2 superstars at the Barnet festival. They had trained hard with Mr Sem and it showed - scoring lots of goals and displaying some excellent passing and skills. Well done to all the children.
A MASSIVE congratulations to our Boccia team who were crowned London champions at the London Youth Games this week! They had previously won the Barnet and Regional tournaments to progress to Crystal Palace to compete at the highest level. A tense final with Camden was all that stood in the way between them and the trophy, and their calm, skilful play secured them winners of the entire competition. They were presented with their medals by Rachel Yankey, ex England and Arsenal Ladies captain. What a great day out for all involved.
Cross Country Meet 2 March 2017
Our cross country runners put on some excellent performance - all finishing in the top half of over 90 runners! A muddy course required grit, resilience and determination and they all showed it!! Well done to the team!
More Silver medals in athletics
Missing out on top spot by just 12 points (a tiny margin!) Goldies were presented with their medals by Olympic Triple jumper, Nathan Fox at the Borough Finals. An excellent team performance with lots of personal bests from the regionals.
Boccia Winners - next stop LYG!
3 children represented Goldbeaters against 26 other schools in Barnet this week to be crowned Boccia champions. Ask them how to play - it is quite tactical! They will now go on to represent Barnet in the London School Games against the 30 other boroughs in London!
Sportshall Athletics November 2016
Goldies won by over 40 points today at the Barnet South & West Indoor Athletics competition! well done to all the team who pulled off some excellent performances - changovers were slick!
Prizes for our Pantathletes
Our pantathletes scooped Gold at the competition today - where they took part in 5 different indoor events against 15 other schools.The atmosphere was electric, whilst pupils took part in the interactive activities; Hoops, target throw, parachute power, new age kurling, boccia and table cricket. They now represent Barnet in the next round!!
Mixed Football Quarter Finalists!
Mixed football – Quarter Finalists!
Two teams travelled to Friern Barnet Powerleage to take part in the mixed football – the yellow team making it to the QFs to narrowly miss out on a medal position. Well done also to the red team who played very well and narrowly missed out on a QF place.
Cross Country Meet 1 October 2016
On Thursday 7th October 2016 13 Goldbeaters children ran the 1 mile cross country course at Allianz Park to compete against 45 other schools. Goldbeaters finished a respectable 14th overall. Well done to all the children who took part.
Basketball team make it 3 visits to the LYG for Goldies
Our basketball team are officially champions of Barnet with a convincing win over Martin Primary to take the spot of representing Barnet at the London School Games.
Year 1 football festival April 2016
Year 1 footballers were superstars today at Finchley Powerleague - winning 5 out of 6 of their games (2 games 6-0!) Well done to our budding footballers continuing in the legacy of the Golden Era of sport at Goldbeaters!
A clean sweep for the Gold Star Federation in Basketball April 2016
On Thursday 21st April 2016, 4 Goldbeaters teams represented the school in the annual borough south/West basketball tournament. With the children well prepared through training in our Shine Academy 3 teams romped to the semi finals alongside the Orion side. It is also important to note the 4th team, who only lost one game to our 1st team, were made up of Year 3 & 4 children! Goldbeaters were crowned the winners and will go on to play Martin Primary to decide who represents Barnet at the LYG. Well done to our exceptionally talented children.
Goldbeaters represent Barnet in Netball AND Hockey March 2016
Girls Go for Gold! January 2016
Fantasy Football January 2016
Sportshall Silver medals for Goldies stars November 2015
Cross Country Meet 1 October 2015
Runners Up in District Athletics & Tug-of-war Winners! June 2015
54 children from ears 3-6 competed for Goldbeaters to win the prestigious title of District Sports Winners. Performing superbly in track events from 60m to 600m and Field events High Jump, Long Jump, Javelin & Shot Put. Well done for coming worthy runners up!
A huge congratulations to our winning Tug-of-War Team who didn't lose a single match!
Quarter Finalists in Y3 Football April 2015
This Year 3 team are the Goldbeaters' stars of the future! Unlucky not to progress through the quarter finals, losing to the eventual winners, they showed excellent promise and talent! They now train twice a week so there will be no stopping them!
Two semi Finalists for Basketball too! April 2015
On Thursday 18th April 2015 3 teams played in the Barnet Basketball Tournament! As part of our Shine Academy programme our Year 3 team have been training very hard with Mr Wilkinson and had the opportunity to put their skills into practise against children from Year 6! They scored lots of baskets, won and drew matches and took defeats on the chin! We are very proud of them and can see they will be a great success in the future. Our two Year 6 teams progressed easily to the Semi Finals and it was almost a Goldbeaters' final, with one team narrowly losing 1-0. The final was tough and saw Wessex Gardens grab a late goal to win 3-2, but we came in 3rd beating their other semi final team to go home with 2 medal positions. Well done Goldies!
2 teams in the Semis for Hockeyl! March 2015
On March 2nd 2015 3 Goldbeaters teams travelled to the Hockey competition at Whitefields School. Every team played fantastically, we very nearly had 3 teams past the group stages! 2 of our teams progressed to the Quarter Finals, however, and then onto the Semis where our Red team were unlucky not to progress to the final, narrowly losing 1-0. Their play off for 3rd place was comfortable - winning 4-1. The Green team had a tough battle in the Final against Underhill where they experienced their first defeat of the day, but proudly collected silver medals
Year 5 Football Tournament Feb 2015
On Wednesday 25th February our Year 5 footballing stars travelled to Powerleague to compete in the borough competition with our Orion friends from the Gold Star Federation. In some convincing performances they won 2 matches, drew one and lost one. Unfortunately, this wasn't quite enough to see them through to the semi finals but their coaches, Miss Jones & Mr S, were very proud of their individual performances and how they played as a team and have high hopes for them as they train to represent the school next year as the Goldies School Team.
Netball Reign Continues! Feb 2015
Following many successful years at the borough netball tournament we hoped this year would be no exception and weren't disappointed. Our netball team romped their way to the final at the West and South regional competition, unfortunately losing narrowly to claim silver medals. Next month sees the borough finals where they hope to reclaim the gold medals they deserve.
Cross Country February 2015 Meet 2!!
An excellent performance from our Cross Country Squad today, Tuesday 10th February 2015, with every child finishing in the top 25 placings out of 70 children! As a team we knocked over 200 points off our total compared with October 2014 and are now ranked 8th in the borough, a jump of 10 places in just 4 months! Training and determination pays off at Goldbeaters!
Barnet Bar No One Jan 2015
Some children from KS1 travelled to Hendon Leisure Centre to take part in a wide range of activities with 75 children from across the borough. These included: Volleyball, Rowing and Curling! What a great day out!
Girls Football tournament January 2015
A fine performance from our girls in high winds and rain this Wednesday. Not losing a single game in the group stages they then had to play off to qualify for the semi-finals. In the semi finals some excellent play saw us 1-0 up but an unlucky goal 30 seconds from the end saw the match go to penalties which, unfortunately, didn't go our way. A play off for 3rd place was a comfortable win for the girls, ensuring they brought home bronze medals. They have secured a place in the Borough Finals on 11th February. Wish them luck!
Cross Country October 2014
On Wednesday 24th September 2014 13 children represented Goldbeaters at the Cross Country meet at Allianz Park. They were a fantastic example of how to use your power - pushing themselves right to the end. GO Power. Well done to all our children, especially those who finished in the top 15 of their race out of 75 runners. We finished a respectable 18th out of 40 schools, and will be looking to move higher up the rankings at the February meet through practise.
On Thursday 14th November 2014 25 Goldbeaters children competed in the indoor athletics tournament at Hendon Leisure Centre. They did brilliantly well and scooped silver medals!
Tremendous Tag Rugby! On Wednesday 10th December 2014 our tag rugby team went to The Hive, the new stadium of Barnet FC & The London Broncos Rugby League, to take part in a competition with lot of schools from Barnet & Harrow. We won!! The team performed fantastically, not dropping a single try!
Spectacular Spurs December 2014
On Friday 5th December our year 3 football team went to the training ground of Totenham Hotspur to take part in a football festival. The grounds were astonishing. We were taken to our own dressing room with Glen Hoddle on the wall. there were lots of premiership footballers around - we saw Vertongen getting into his car and Townsend as he was getting his lunch! They had the biggest Christmas tree we have ever seen! There were interviews taking place in the press room too. We played 7 matches, winning all but one and scoring a wealth of goals! Year 6 had better watch out!